December 5, 2013
Why Johnny Can't Sleep
Having involved parents and feeling connected to school increase the likelihood that a teen will get sufficient sleep, a new study finds.
Health Tip: Limit Lead Exposure for Kids
Lead poisoning can lead to behavioral
problems, hearing problems, kidney damage and lowered IQs in
children, so it's important for kids to avoid any sources of
FDA Renews Warning on HeartStart Defibrillator Failures
Hundreds of thousands of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) made by Philips Healthcare might not deliver a needed shock to the heart in an emergency, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said in an updated warning.
Deciphering the DNA of Alzheimer's Patients
Data that details
every gene in the DNA of 410 people with Alzheimer's disease can
now be studied by researchers, the U.S. National Institutes of
Health announced this week.